Present and upcoming projects

2020-P  "In situ eDNA monitoring of planktonic threat to salmon aquaculture using a paper-pased PCR device" UoG fund with Martin Llewellyn

2019-20 "Developing eDNA approaches to monitoring planktic threats to aquaculture AQUASCAN" - BBSRC accelerator fund with Martin Llewellyn


2019-20 "Harnessing environmental metabolomics to understand algal warfare" Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund (ISSF) Excellence and Innovation Catalyst Grant

2018-P  "Resilience in connected plankton communities following a heat wave event-CoDRes" in the framework of AQUACOSM-TA, EU funded project (EU H2020-INFRAIA-project No 731065)

Past projects

2017-2018     “Environmental DNA (eDNA) targeted TempO-Seq as a novel quantitative tool for monitoring aquaculture risk agents” BBSRC Agri-Food Technology Seeding Catalyst fund

2016         “Environmental DNA - a new cost-effective tool for monitoring risk agents for  aquaculture”. Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund (ISSF) Consolidator Grant with Martin Llewellyn

2015-16   “Building the first theoretical and experimental database for diatom short-term responses to changes in nutrient availability”. MASTS funding with Juan Bonachella 

2014-16   “The relative role of niche and neutral mechanisms in controlling phytoplankton genetic and morphological diversity –ECOGENE”. European Social Fund